There’s no doubt mountain biking is a dangerous sport. Big jumps, sharp rocks and slippery roots will all try to catapult you face first into the mud. But what happens when nature throws in an extra challenge? Sometimes the animals aren’t happy to share their homes with us and fight back.
Here are nine of the craziest animal attacks caught on camera.
1. 25 dogs
This one is really scary. This guy was having a pootle down a public lane when he was quickly surrounded by a pack of vicious dogs. Thankfully the farmers were on hand to calm them down but this could have turned ruff, fast.